Item description for Citizenship Education In Asia And The Pacific (Cerc Studies in Comparative Education) by W. O. Lee...
This book is a landmark in citizenship and citizenship education discourse. It combines conceptual debates with case studies on the question whether the notion of Asian Citizenship can be established, and if yes, what its research agenda would be. The book contains polemic discussion, empirical data analysis, consultancy reflections, and descriptions of citizenship education in Asian and Pacific countries. Its themes include citizenship paradigms, democratization, patriotism, social tolerance, globalization and information society, and colonialism. The volume explores various perspectives on citizenship, including Confucian, Islamic, humanist, global, indigenous, cultural, political, and comparative. The book covers a wide range of countries and regions, including China, Japan, Hong Kong, Korea, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Solomon Islands, Taiwan and Vanuatu.
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Studio: Hong Kong University Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 0.75" Width: 6.5" Height: 9.25" Weight: 1.3 lbs.
Release Date Jan 31, 2005
Publisher Hong Kong University Press
ISBN 9628093592 ISBN13 9789628093595